Lord Sugar, Lineker and more: Twitter reacts as Tottenham beat Man City 2-1

Lord Sugar and Gary Lineker both tweet their thoughts after Tottenham's 2-1 win at Manchester City on Sunday

Tottenham moved to within two points of Premier League leaders Leicester City thanks to a dramatic 2-1 win at Manchester City on Sunday afternoon.

Striker Harry Kane put Spurs ahead from the penalty spot in the 53rd minute after Raheem Sterling was controversially penalised for handball by referee Mark Clattenburg.

Substitute Kelechi Iheanacho levelled for the home side in the 74th minute, but the Lilywhites earned a fifth league win in a row after Christian Eriksen slotted in seven minutes from full time.

The win left Spurs second in the table and level on points with Arsenal after the Gunners’ 2-1 win over Leicester earlier on Sunday.

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Spurs’ impressive victory over Manuel Pellegrini’s inevitably prompted plenty of activity on social media after the final whistle – and here are some of our favourite updates from the social network.

Tottenham’s next Premier League game is a home clash against Swansea City on Sunday 28 February.

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